2018 Summer Program Overview

*** Please note that many of these camps fill up fast with waiting lists.

This summer we are excited to be opening our doors and 50-acre facility to offer four weeks of exciting programs. Through the programs we look to provide a fun and safe environment where children are encouraged to pursue new adventures and make lasting friendships.

Drop off between 8:30 am and 9:00 am               Pick Up between 3:30 pm and 4:00 pm

*After care is available if there is enough interest. Unfortunately we cannot offer before or after care for Kids Camp as they are licensed by the Ministry of Education.

*There is no Before Care Program this year*                          After Care Program Pick Up 5:00pm

After Program Cost $30 /week per child  OR

After Program Cost $55 /week per family

Students will be responsible for their own lunch daily

Space is limited for each program. Apply early to ensure a spot!

For more information, please contact the office at Calvary Christian Academy at 613-283-5089 or email summerprogram@calvaryca.com.

*Only one discount can be applied

Ambassador Program:  If a camper from previous years brings a friend (not a member of their immediate family) who has never been a camper at CCA Summer Programs, both campers will receive a $25 discount on their own time at camp (limit one discount per camp).

Sibling Registration: Siblings that register for the same week will receive a $25 discount on their registrations.

Registration

Families are encouraged to register quickly as space is limited for each program. In 2016 most camps had waiting lists.

In addition, each family is required to complete and sign a Health Form.


Registration options:

1) Online Registration 

2) Download a registration form and visit our school office between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm Monday to Friday. Or mail in your registration form to

Calvary Christian Academy

Attn: Summer Programs

9749 Hwy 15, R.R. #6

Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S7

Kids Camp

Dates:

Week 1 July 3 – 6, Week 2 July 9-13

Week 3 July 16-20, Week 4 July 23-27

Cost:  Week 1 (4 day) $135, Week 2-4 $165/week or $550 for all 4 weeks if registered before May 31st

Ages: Children must be 4-6 years old as of June 30, 2018

Kids Camp is a licensed program taught by an RECE that is a combination of strengthening literacy and numeracy skills along with a rich and wholesome summer vacation experience. The children will be able to play with others their own age in a school setting. We are able to supplement the academic schedule with arts and crafts, drama, music and movement, cooking and sports in the gymnasium. Each week will be a different theme.

There is no before or after care that can be provided for this camp.

Tee It Up

Instructor: Nathan Rice

Date: July 16th – July 20st

Cost: $185                                                               Ages: 6 to 14 as of Dec.31st

The CCA Golf Clinics are full day camps designed to introduce juniors from grades 1 – 8 to full and short game fundamentals, golf etiquette and on‐course instruction in a fun and safe environment. Whether you are an experienced golfer or just beginning, you will enjoy our week long program. The camp will conclude with students participating in a round of golf at a local golf course.

This program is being led by the Grade 9 Teacher at CCA. Nathan Rice is a certified golf teaching professional.

Hockey Camp

NOTE: 2nd week of Hockey Camp (“week 4”) now full

Instructor: Tom Bourne

Date: July 3rd – 6th  and  July 23rd – 27th

Cost: Week 1 (4 day) $235  Week 4 $290                                     Ages: 6 to 14 as of Dec.31st

The CCA Fundamental Hockey Camp is geared for boys and girls of all skill levels, grades 1‐8. Campers will be divided into groups and given the opportunity to improve their hockey skills both on and off the ice in a positive environment. Beyond the specific hockey skills and drills, emphasis will be placed on character building including respect, discipline, fair play and sportsmanship.

The program will begin each day at the Beckwith Arena with children having 2.5 hours of ice time daily. Children will then be bused back to Calvary Christian Academy where they will have opportunity to participate in both dry-land training and cross-training in the Academy’s gymnasium and facility.

This program is being led by the Principal at CCA. Tom Bourne has hockey experience both as a player and coach.

Tech Camp

NOTE: Tech camp is now full

Instructor: Nathan Rice

Date: July 23rd – 27th

Cost: $165 /week                                                           Ages: 8 to 14 as of Dec.31st

We are excited to have back a well received camp from last summer. Whether you’re a computer novice or a tech whiz, you’ll shine at our Tech Camp. Campers will learn about graphic design, website development, gaming and video production. By the end of the week, each camper will have completed two projects to showcase on the final day. We encourage campers to bring in their own device(s): laptop, tablet, camera, microphone, etc.

This program is being led by the Grade 9 teacher at CCA. Nathan Rice is our program leader at CCA keeping both staff and students afresh with new educational technologies.  Nathan is also the mastermind behind the Free the Numbum project that is designed to get students active in the classroom.

Cooking Camp

Instructor: Sylvia Bourne

Date: July 3rd – 6th MORNINGS ONLY (AFTERNOON OPTION AVAILABLE SEE BELOW)

Cost: $95 /week                                                           Ages: 8 to 14 as of Dec.31st

This camp is designed for kids that have an interest in learning to help in the kitchen.   During their time they will learn the basics of food handling.  They will learn some food safety and how to prepare healthy simple snacks and meals themselves.  Our hope is that the week will equip and encourage kids to be a help in the kitchen at home.

Please note this camp is only for the morning hours 8:30am – 12:00pm

Students have the option of staying at CCA for the afternoon as part of a fun program. An additional fee of $75 will apply.

This program is being led by Sylvia Bourne.  Sylvia is a certified food handler with more than 15 years in the food and beverage industry.

Jr. Sports Camp

Date: July 10th – 14th

Cost: $165 /week                                                         Ages: 6 to 12 as of Dec.31st

Jr. Sports Camp is for the sports enthusiast that looks forward to playing hard, having fun and learning sports and sports skills. Each day, morning and afternoon, we will focus on different sports and have a lot of fun.

Music Camp

Instructor: Tabitha Bilton

Date: July 16th – 20th

Cost: $165 /week                                                         Ages: 6 to 12 as of Dec.31st

Music Camp is for kids who love music and want to learn more. Each day there will be fun activities centered on rhythm, beat, and notation. Kids will have the opportunity to learn hand bells, bucket drumming, and ukulele chords. Together, they will work on playing a few songs as a group.

This program is being led by Tabitha Bilton. Tabitha teaches music at Calvary Christian Academy.